Lets start off by getting it straight out...the is one of the five best fabrics in the World. This is Scalamandre Le Tigre Silk Velvet, tiger pattern #26167 col 001. If you are not familiar with silk velvet, do yourself a favor and buy some and do a chair, a sofa, drapes or whathaveyou....it will be the highlight of your decorating life. And Scalamandres Le Tigre is the Best of the Best. This fabric is essentially not affordable for most people through designers, but we slashed the price and made it affordable. Not cheap, but affordable. It has a 30" vertical repeat and the fabric is 60% silk, 30% cotton and 10% viscose Those of you in the know, will know what a STEAL our price is. Go ahead, Treat yourself. Minimum purchase is 1 yard. ** PLEASE NOTE: This is considered a Special Order Fabric and delivery takes between 2 -5 weeks. Sorry, no samples available.